Telcos and cloud providers are both customers and competitors. The move to 5G commercialization and private networks could deepen all sides of these complicated relationships.
Will having the same team develop and manage cloud-native service provider applications result in smoother, more efficient operations in the long run?
Network operators require a single common infrastructure to simplify operations and cut costs. But is there a single right answer to that problem?
The Cloud Native World program last week offered evidence of progressive telco thinking and the same old barriers to faster adoption of cloud-native architectures.
A former cloud insider returns, with an outside-in, peek-behind-the-curtain look at the telco industry's road to becoming more cloud native.